Gene Goodwin is an avid sports enthusiast, enjoying and participating in soccer, basketball, tennis, football, swimming, baseball and running. He enjoys spending time with his family (including 2 cats and 2 dogs) and taking camping trips to nearby Galveston.
Gene attended the University of Texas at Austin and has degrees in economics, accounting, and finance. Shortly after graduating, he joined the U.S. Navy where he was trained in electronics and mechanics and operated the CIWS defense system aboard the US Navy Cruiser Antietam.
Upon honorable discharge from the Navy, he began a 10-year career in residential home construction. He then developed experience in various construction trades including: